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## Energy Statistics Yearbook - Conversion factors

Introduction | Definitions
Abbreviations and Symbols | Conversion factors

Selected conversion factors for crude petroleum and petroleum products
To convert from metric tons into the following units, multiply by the factor in the appropriate column

 FROM: Metric tons TO: Litre U.S. Gallon Imperial Gallon Barrel Barrels/ day Cubic Metre Crude petroleum (average specific gravity) 1164 308 256 7.32 0.02005 1.164 Aviation gasolene 1370 362 301 8.62 0.02362 1.370 Bitumen 962 254 212 6.05 0.01658 0.962 Condensate 1429 378 253 7.23 0.02463 1.429 Fuel oils (undifferentiated) 1099 290 242 6.91 0.01893 1.099 Gas diesel oil 1149 304 253 7.23 0.01981 1.149 Gasolenes (undifferentiated) 1351 357 297 8.50 0.02329 1.351 Jet fuel 1235 326 272 7.77 0.02129 1.235 Kerosene 1235 326 272 7.77 0.02129 1.235 Liquefied petroleum gas 1852 489 407 11.65 0.03192 1.852 Lubricants 1111 294 244 6.99 0.01915 1.111 Motor gasolene 1351 357 297 8.50 0.02329 1.351 Naphthas (undifferentiated) 1389 367 306 8.74 0.02395 1.389 Natural gasolene 1590 420 350 10.00 0.02740 1.590 Paraffin wax 1250 330 275 7.86 0.02153 1.250 Petroleum coke 877 232 193 5.52 0.01512 0.877 Residual fuel oil 1053 278 232 6.62 0.01814 1.053 White spirit 1235 326 272 7.77 0.02129 1.235

Standard coefficients used to convert from metric tons into tons of coal equivalent

 FROM: Metric tons TO: Tons of coal equivalent Hard coal 1.000 Lignite 0.385 Coke-oven coke 0.900 Brown coal coke 0.670 Gas coke 0.900 Hard coal briquettes 1.000 Lignite briquettes 0.670 Peat 0.325 Oil shale 0.314 Fuelwood 0.333 Bagasse 0.264 Peat briquettes 0.500 Charcoal 0.986 Crude oil 1.429 Natural gas liquids (weighted average) 1.542 Gasolene 1.500 Kerosene 1.474 Jet fuel 1.474 Residual fuel oil 1.416 Liquefied petroleum gases 1.554 Natural gasolene 1.532 Condensate 1.512 Other natural gas liquids 1.512 Electricity (in 1000 Kwh) 34.121